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UBC5 / YDR059C Sequence

Sequences and genome annotation information for Reference Strain S288C and a select set of Alternative References.

Protein Product
E2 ubiquitin-conjugating protein UBC5
Feature Type
ORF , Verified
Ubiquitin-conjugating enzyme; mediates selective degradation of short-lived, abnormal, or excess proteins, including histone H3; central component of the cellular stress response; expression is heat inducible; protein abundance increases in response to DNA replication stress; UBC5 has a paralog, UBC4, that arose from the whole genome duplication 1 2 3 4 5
UBC4 5
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